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Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

Teen Arrested in Deadly Shooting of Girl on Queens Bus

Teen Arrested in Deadly Shooting of Girl on Queens Bus

Police say they've arrested a second person in the deadly shooting of a 14-year-old girl on a Queens bus last year.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Arrest in Killing of Brooklyn Landlord Found in Trash Bin

Arrest in Killing of Brooklyn Landlord Found in Trash Bin

Police say they've arrested a man in the killing of a Brooklyn landlord whose body was found in a trash bin on Long Island.

Monday, Apr 7, 2014

NYPD Investigating Separate Homicides in Brooklyn

NYPD Investigating Separate Homicides in Brooklyn

The NYPD is investigating two separate homicides in Brooklyn.

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014

Man, 53, Stabbed, Killed on Upper East Side: NYPD

Man, 53, Stabbed, Killed on Upper East Side: NYPD

Police are investigating after finding a 53-year-old man dead in his Upper East Side apartment building with an apparent stab wound.

Friday, Mar 28, 2014

Young Couple Found Mysteriously Shot Dead

Young Couple Found Mysteriously Shot Dead

Police are investigating after a young couple was found dead with gunshot wounds in their Queens apartment Thursday evening.

Friday, Feb 7, 2014

NYC Men Freed After Wrongful Convictions in 1992 Killings

NYC Men Freed After Wrongful Convictions in 1992 Killings

Nearly 22 years after they were convicted of a triple homicide they say they didn’t commit, Sharrif Wilson and Antonio Yarbough walked out of court Thursday as free men.

Friday, Jan 24, 2014

L.I. Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murdering Mom With Ax

L.I. Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murdering Mom With Ax

A Long Island man has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the death of his mother, who was found bludgeoned with an ax in a bedroom at her home last month, authorities say.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014

NYC Man Acquitted in 1987 Cold Case Killing

NYC Man Acquitted in 1987 Cold Case Killing

A suspect on trial for the 1987 murder of a Brooklyn woman has been found not guilty.

Thursday, Jan 9, 2014

Man Shot in Back of Head in Queens: NYPD

Man Shot in Back of Head in Queens: NYPD

Police are investigating after a man was found dead with gunshot wounds inside a building in Queens late Wednesday.

Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013

Long Island Man Finds Wife Killed in Bedroom: Police

Long Island Man Finds Wife Killed in Bedroom: Police

A man found his wife dead with a head injury at their home on Long Island Monday evening, police say, and the case is being investigated as a homicide.

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